ACCORDING TO CNN Best coast: How Croatia's Dubrovnik rules the rivieras
The author of the text at the CNN Travel web-page Anisha Shah praising Dubrovnik sais:
Those who can afford them, the French and Italian rivieras have always been unbeatable destinations for anyone in search of sun, sea, sand and style.
Or have they?
Croatia's Dubrovnik Riviera may just be better than both.
With 260 days of sunshine and one of the most eye-catching coastlines in the Med, this chic stretch of Adriatic shoreline is justifiably pulling in ever-greater visitor numbers each year.
The 20-kilometer riviera is a silhouette of dramatic emerald mountains that tumble down to inviting bays overlooking royal blue seas.
Coupled with Dubrovnik Old Town, one of the world's most photographed medieval walled cities, the region offers an alluring beach and city combo.
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